|Ryan Brooks shows off SouthNorte's recent Great American Beer Fest competition medal|
|In the distance, amid the jetsom and flotsam blown in by howling winds is the Turtle Bay Resort atop the northernmost point of Oahu. Pillartopost.org photo by Teresa Peterson|
|The five-star Halekulani hotel in Waikiki is where our culinary fortunes improved. Above is the legendary House without a Key restaurant.|
|Ever personable Opal schmoozes with all|
--even the shunned.